Fred worked in the real estate industry for many years. He was a member of Mount Pleasant Christian Church in Greenwood. Fred loved his country, the outdoors, travelling and spending time with his family and friends. Fred was a man of faith, a proud father and veteran and he volunteered to help those in need. He was President of the Indianapolis chapter of Indiana Vet to Vet.
Fred is survived by his wife Janet, son, Steve (Sarah) McQueen of Carmel, Indiana and daughter Cathy (Fuzzy) Smith of Charlotte, North Carolina; stepsons Jeff (Annette) Green of Nunn, Colorado and Chris (Robin) Green of Greenwood, Indiana; siblings, Pat (Daryl) Rucker, Richard McQueen, Don McQueen, Roy McQueen, Preston (Laura) McQueen, Karen (Chris) Butcher, Mark McQueen; nine grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. Fred was preceded in death by his parents, Boston and Florence McQueen; and siblings, Idena McQueen, Billy McQueen, Kenny McQueen, Sharon Treece, Bob McQueen, Dave McQueen, Betty McQueen, and Larry McQueen.
Family and friends are invited to gather on Saturday, July 20, 2019 from 2-4 p.m at Simplicity Funeral and Cremation Care, 7520 Madison Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46227 with a celebration of Fred’s life starting at 4 pm.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made by mail to Indiana Vet to Vet, Inc., P.O. Box 2768, Indianapolis, IN 46206, or envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
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CHARLES DEWAYNE “CHUCK” BARRICK, 73, wife, Susan; children, Tammy Opp, Steven C. Barrick; siblings, Gary Barrick, Yvonne Cathcart; four grandchildren.
CRAIG STEVEN “BOOM” BEARD, 52, daughter, Kalynn Beard; mother, Paula J. Beard; half siblings, Bill and Debbie Beard; two grandchildren; fiancee, Tracy Bowen.
CLARENCE CAPPS, 71, wife, Rosalie; children, Clint, Jolie; siblings, Jerry and Dennis Capps, Cecelia Palucki, Connie Dziubczynski, Laura Mrozek, Diana Cole.
CARL H. CRISLER, 101, widower of Lillian W. Mock Crisler; children, Carla Sutton, David A. Sr. and Nancy M. Crisler; eight grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren.
AMANDA LEIGH FERRAND-PURDY, 35, children, Aiden A. Ferrand, Landon A. Purdy; parents, Andy Ferrand and Celia Ferrand; sister, Andrea C. Ferrand.
SHERRIE HAUSSECKER, 58, husband, John; children, Amy Haussecker, Benjamin, John, Stephen, David and Jeremiah Haussecker; parents, Floyd W. “Bill” and Lelah Young.
LINDA JO KEMP, 69, husband, David; daughters, Heather Tolmie, Dana Strauss; brothers, Michael, Randy and Gregory Keyes; two granddaughters.
ROSELYN “ROSIE” CONAWAY SCHNEIDER NAGLE, 77, widow of Doug Nagle; children, Theresa Marlin, Mike and Jim Schneider; sister, Beverly Easton; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren.
MARGARET NORKUS, 77, widow of Gunars Norkus; sisters; Elizabeth McNeil, Mary Catherine Rimmer, Carol Harter.
JAMES “ERIC” PARSLEY, 46, mother, Phyllis Duncan; sisters, Tracy Duck, Jody Stapp.
BARBARA A. PETERS, 68, husband, Jerry; children, Jeremy Peters, Jennifer Blevins; mother, Ethel McCloud; siblings, Sue Lewis, Debbie Smith, Matthew and Curtis McCloud; stepbrothers, Chris, Colin and Greg McCloud; six grandchildren.
FLORENCE CLINTON PETERSON SR., 88, widow of Frederick C. Peterson, children, Margaret E. Hueseman, Patricia S. Ginda, Frederick C. Jr., James E. and Matt Petersen, Susan Litts; siblings, Francis and Joan Neary; 17 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren.
DENNIS WILLIAM PYRITZ, 71, wife, Tish; sons, Nathan, Benjamin and Aaron Pyritz; siblings, Mark D. and Garry A. Pyritz, Barbarann Van Den Berg, Kathy Stokes, Kim Isaacson; four grandchildren.
MICHAEL DEAN RIGNEY, 35, parents, Jerry Rigney and Joyce Rigney; siblings, Joseph Rigney, Jessee Rigney-Harris.
DAVID L. TOTH, 68, wife, Angela; children, Susan DeLoach, Marianne Weis, Sarah and David Toth; brother, Jim Toth; 10 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren.
NORMAN H. TAYLOR, 74, daughter, Michelle Harvey; two grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; significant other, Lee O’Mara.
MILLICENT CONSTANCE VANCE, 53, daughter, Ashley Vance; siblings, Wade Vance, Joe, Charles and A.J. Spiker, Millissa Cash; three grandchildren; partner, Anthony Sanders.
ROSEMARY WESSELMAN, 93, widow of Bernard C. Wesselman; son, Edward “Ed” Wesselman; brother, Travis Selmier; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren.
RICHARD LEE WHYDE SR., 76, children, Jason, Rick and Richard L. Whyde; sister, Carol Carver; eight grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild.
OPAL LEE WILMOTH, 85, husband, Roy; children, Roy Wilmoth II, Marna Hawley, Vickie Cooper; siblings, Frank and Raymond Meredith, Mildred Taylor; two grandchildren.